028568-Senior Public Cloud Solution Architect

Expert  knowledge of either AWS or Azure platform features and capabilities

Experienced at  producing multi-tier, high-availability infrastructure architectures in an Enterprise and cloud environment 

Adhering to DR, Business Continuity and availability best practice

Understanding of Hybrid Cloud solutions and experienced in integrating public cloud into traditional hosting/delivery models

Experience with application and infrastructure management and monitoring tools

Experience with executing quick technical feasibility and proposal development for moving identified workloads to Azure/AWS

Manage cloud risk & compliance assessments with the customer

Building and recommending a migration approach to lift and shift the workloads to Azure /AWS or architecting a green field development and/or production platform for new applications.

Able to help shape transition and transformation strategies

Executing limited POCs, where necessary

Knowledge and experience of  AWS/Azure pricing and commercial models and how to optimise for a given engagement or use case

Network integration experience with AWS Direct Connect or Azure

Express route integration and network design (LAN/WAN/Firewalls)

Identity and access integration AWS IAM, Azure IDaaS, AAD

Thorough background on general infrastructure components like                          

Networking, Server  platforms, storage, application structure (2-tier, 3- tier), Identity, Security (Encryption, PKI), load balancing, clients (workstations, laptops, Thin client), Mobility, etc. ·      

Good working knowledge of  processes and procedures (like ITIL)

Either AWS  solution architect Associate level certification or Microsoft  Certified Solutions Developer: Azure Solutions Architect  accreditation

Excellent  English communication capabilities, both written and verbal

Excellent consultancy skills

Ability to perform and conduct workshops and meetings to develop client solutions

Must be fully flexible and mobile across the region  for extended periods and potentially across the Capgemini Group  

Desirable :

  • Experience in Softlayer, Google Compute Engine, Rackspace
  • VMWare or Hyper V based private clouds
  • Scripting & Automation knowledge/skills (PowerShell/Puppet/Chef/JSON)
  • Exposure and understanding- automated build pipeline, continuous integration and continuous deployment
  • Cloud provisioning and configuration technologies (Teraform, Ansible, Packer, AWS cloudformation)
  • Experience of container technology  the use cases and application (Docker/  Kubernetes)             
  • Experience with relational databases HA solutions using Microsoft  SQL Server  or Oracle Database
  • In-depth experience with the DevOps concepts and aspects
  • Experience in designing and implementing an Office 365 environment  

About Capgemini

With more than 190,000 people, Capgemini is present in over 40 countries and celebrates its 50th Anniversary year in 2017.

A global leader in consulting, technology and outsourcing services, the Group reported 2016 global revenues of EUR 12.5 billion (about $13.8 billion USD at 2016 average rate).

Together with its clients, Capgemini creates and delivers business, technology and digital solutions that fit their needs, enabling them to achieve innovation and competitiveness.

A deeply multicultural organization, Capgemini has developed its own way of working, the Collaborative Business ExperienceTM, and draws on Rightshore®, its worldwide delivery model.

Learn more about us at www.capgemini.com.
                                                                                          
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Responsibilities:

As part of the Capgemini Technology Services Group, this person will be responsible for the full systems lifecycle from requirements gathering through implementation of data analysis solutions.

This person will work closely with our clients and must demonstrate professional knowledge to ensure that the work products and deliverables are of the highest caliber to ensure client satisfaction.

This person will also apply subject matter expertise to identify, develop, and implement techniques to improve engagement productivity, increase efficiencies, mitigate risks, resolve issues, and optimize cost savings and efficiencies for each client.

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